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DRUG DISCONTINUATION ALERT

May 3, 2017

BGP Pharma ULC has posted a notice that DEPAKENEĀ® (valproic acid) capsules (250 mg; DIN 00443840) have been discontinued effective April 24, 2017. https://www.drugshortagescanada.ca/discontinuance/8402 This product has been in shortage since January, so stock levels have been depleted over the past few months. Some pharmacies may still have a small amount on hand but may…